Degree options at the KU School of Journalism and Mass Communications
We offer degree programs for undergraduates, graduates and Ph.D. candidates that guide you through your unique media journey. We teach the skills that you need to succeed in nearly any industry and help you build a portfolio that is sure to turn heads. If your interests lie in the vast possibilities of journalism and mass communications, we have the degree program for you.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Journalism and Mass Communications
Earn your Bachelor of Science Degree in Journalism and Mass Communications! Choose among these concentrations: Multimedia Journalism; Digital Marketing Communications, Advertising and Public Relations; or Media Arts and Production. You also can choose a minor or earn a Sports Media Certificate.
We have options for anyone looking to get a master's degree. Earn a traditional master's degree on the Lawrence campus or with night classes at the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park. Our master's degree in Digital Content Strategy is all online and can be completed in two years.
Ph.D. in Journalism and Mass Communications
Our doctoral program offers an innovative education in research skills. Ph.D. students work closely with the school’s publishing faculty members to create and publish original research examining real-world issues.